Drug Pricing Policy in Canada: Measuring Progress and Making Our Mark

Drug Pricing Policy in Canada: Measuring Progress and Making Our Mark
Event on 2017-11-15 08:30:00
On November 15-16, 2017 from 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., you are invited to join the  Save Your Skin Foundation, the Canadian Cancer Survivor Network and the Schizophrenia Society of Ontario and other patient groups for the second annual Drug Pricing Policy Summit – Measuring Progress and Making Our Mark. This year’s Summit will build on the inaugural 2016 Summit with updates from across the regulatory, public and private policy environments. In addition, the 2017 Summit will present different views on drug pricing policy in Canada, including perspectives on value-based healthcare with a focus on patient outcomes and putting the patient at the centre of the process. Panelists will include leaders in the public and private payer environments, pharmaceutical industry and prescribers. Click to view the agenda. Patient groups will also build on the working committee action plans that were developed through the 2016 Summit based on the work that has been done to date and on information from the 2017 Summit. This includes reviewing and renewing working committee composition and strategic objectives and tactics for 2017-2018. For more information about the 2016 Summit, please read the report here. Following the panels, patient and patients groups will be given the opportunity to identify their potential roles in this setting and to discuss strategic objectives for such roles. In addition to patient groups, observers from other stakeholder groups including governments, private industry, unions and healthcare professionals are invited to attend the panel sessions. Please note, space for observers is limited and we reserve the right to select participants to ensure multi-stakeholder and diverse representation. Registration closes November 10, 2017. FAQs What are my transportation/parking options? Directions by TTC: Take the 100 Flemingdon bus from Eglinton or Broadview subway station. There is free parking onsite. There are also several municipal parking lots in close proximity of the centre. Where can I contact the organizer with any questions? Please contact Antonella Scali at or 1-800-449-6367 x 259 Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? No What room is the event located in? Shokokai Court Thank you to our sponsors:

at Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre
6 Garamond Court
Toronto, Canada

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